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Mojohaus Maven Utilities Codebase Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


Mojohaus Maven Utilities are a set of Apache Maven artefacts. Artefacts allows Apache NetBeans Platform to be used via maven instead of Apache Ant.

This collection of tools contains also a generator of artefact that take NetBeans ditribution and generate a populated Maven repository.

Mojohaus Maven Utilities contains three archetypes that easy the creation of Apache NetBeans platorm application.

Project info

  • Which PMC will be responsible for the code: Apache Netbeans (INCUBATOR)
  • Into which existing project/module: Apache Netbeans (Incubating)
  • Officer or member managing donation: Bertrand Delacretaz

Completed tasks are shown by the completion date (YYYY-MM-dd).

Identify the codebase

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2018-10-03 If applicable, make sure that any associated name does not already exist and is not already trademarked for an existing software product. It's not a top level project, we have many artifacts and libs but they are not trademarked for software. No findings of equivalent name on Goolge search.

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N/A Check and make sure that the papers that transfer rights to the ASF been received. It is only necessary to transfer rights for the package, the core code, and any new code produced by the project.
2018-10-03 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright. All headers are Apache 2. The 3 archetypes contain archetype-resources folder with no header in the child file because it will generate project with a license. Example of apache archetype can be found here

No grant needed as the product was developed by ASF committers under ASF license at Mojohaus (former

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights: the Mojohaus Maven Utilities community mkleint is the inceptor of thoose utilities.

  • the Mojohaus Maven Utilities community
  • mkleint Milos Kleint
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2018-10-03 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record. (mkleint,jglick,hboutemy,tstupka,jgauravgupta,skygo)
N/A Remind active committers that they are responsible for ensuring that a Corporate CLA is recorded if such is required to authorize their contributions under their individual CLA.
2018-10-03 Check and make sure that for all items included with the distribution that is not under the Apache license, we have the right to combine with Apache-licensed code and redistribute.
2018-10-03 Check and make sure that all items depended upon by the project is covered by one or more of the following approved licenses: Apache, BSD, Artistic, MIT/X, MIT/W3C, MPL 1.1, or something with essentially the same terms.

Benjamin Bentmann (bentmann) did some eol changes configuration, he is commiter but not under iCLA (see whismy)

All other developers have CLAs on record with Apache.

Organizational acceptance of responsibility for the project